Stroman, Blue Jays to face Tanaka, Yankees
Toronto Blue Jays (35-58, fourth in the AL East) vs. New York Yankees (58-32, first in the AL East)
New York; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Marcus Stroman (5-9,...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — With one big swing, Travis d'Arnaud made sure the Tampa Bay Rays and New York Yankees didn't go into extra innings for the third consecutive day.
LONDON (AP) — Rest assured, British fans: Most baseball games are not like this, not even the crazy ones between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox.
Aaron Hicks hits MLB’s 1st European home run
LONDON (AP) — Aaron Hicks has hit Major League Baseball's first home run on European soil.
The shot came during a 27-minute top of the first inning Saturday night when the New York Yankees...
Toronto Blue Jays (29-50, fourth in the AL East) vs. New York Yankees (50-28, first in the AL East)
New York; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Clayton Richard (0-3,...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees' most recent power feat qualifies as "obscure" to manager Aaron Boone. Just not unexpected.
Aaron Hicks and Giancarlo Stanton stretched New York's home run streak...
NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Hicks and Giancarlo Stanton stretched the Yankees' home run streak to a record-tying 27 games, and New York beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-8 Monday night.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The bullpen broke down, Didi Gregorius misplayed an easy grounder and another player went on the injured list.
The New York Yankees keep taking hits — and keep hitting...
TORONTO (AP) — With Dallas Keuchel off the market, Yankees manager Aaron Boone isn't sweating the state of his rotation. Not with the way J.A. Happ has pitched lately.
TORONTO (AP) — A rare off night by the offense left the New York Yankees back-to-back losers for the first time in more than a month.
Freddy Galvis hit a two-run home run, Randal Grichuk...
NEW YORK (AP) — Don't let DJ LeMahieu's professional demeanor fool you.
"He's out there to rip your heart out," New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone said, "and he plays with an...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Gary Sánchez hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to cap a New York rally fueled by Baltimore gaffes, and the Yankees pulled out a 10-7 victory Monday night.
NEW YORK (AP) — José Alvarado stepped onto the Yankee Stadium mound, 18 hours after walking off with a look of disgust when he wasted a two-run, ninth-inning lead.
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
No sooner do the injury-ravaged Yankees finally get a player back than two more go down. On the same day New York...
NEW YORK (AP) — No sooner do the injury-ravaged Yankees finally get a player back than two more go down.
On the same day New York activated center fielder Aaron Hicks for the first time this...
Yankees plan to activate Hicks on Monday
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees plan to activate center fielder Aaron Hicks before Monday's homestand opener against the Baltimore Orioles.
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
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Third baseman Miguel Andújar is set to come off the injured list for the Yankees against Minnesota, and New York...
NEW YORK (AP) — The banged-up New York Yankees are finally starting to get some of their bats back.
Third baseman Miguel Andújar is set to come off the injured list Saturday, and the team...
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees center fielder Aaron Hicks played in the outfield for the first time since being sidelined in early March by a strained left lower back.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and center fielder Aaron Hicks are about ready to join third baseman Miguel Andújar in minor league injury rehabilitation...
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
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The New York Yankees are expected to put All-Star slugger Aaron Judge on the injured list, a day after he...
NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge took a swing, winced and then labored to make it all the way to first base.
Quickly, the crowd at Yankee Stadium went silent, realizing this was a most costly...
Yankees star Aaron Judge exits early with oblique injury
NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees star Aaron Judge left Saturday's game after injuring his left oblique and was set for tests at a hospital.
Judge gingerly made his way to first base after hitting a...
New York opens season against Baltimore
Baltimore Orioles (47-115, fifth in the AL East in 2018) vs. New York Yankees (100-62, second in the AL East in 2018)
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner thinks New York has a championship-caliber team as it heads into Thursday's opener against Baltimore.
100-win Yankees limp into season with many injuries
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees open the season with likely baseball's most accomplished injured list.
Luis Severino, CC Sabathia, Dellin Betances, Didi Gregorius, Aaron Hicks,...
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Yankees center fielder Aaron Hicks had a second cortisone shot for his ailing back and will not be ready for opening day.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees ace Luis Severino will miss all of April because of right shoulder inflammation.
Severino had been scheduled to start on opening day on March 28 but was...
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki is doing just fine, New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone says, despite his slow start at the plate.
Tulowitzki was hitless in three at-bats in a 6-5 win...
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Danny Farquhar pitched a hitless seventh inning in the New York Yankees' 6-0 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday in his second spring training...
Aaron Hicks, Yankees agree to $70M, 7-year deal
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Making another move to keep their core of players together, the New York Yankees agreed to a $70 million, seven-year contract with outfielder Aaron Hicks.
Greg Bird, Yankees agree to $1.2 million, 1-year contract
NEW YORK (AP) — Oft-injured first baseman Greg Bird and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $1.2 million, one-year contract to avoid arbitration.
The 26-year-old hit .214 with 11 homers and 31 RBIs in 311 plate appearances during an injury wrecked 2018 season in which he lost the first base job to July acquisition Luke Voit.
Gardner gets $7.5M, 1-year deal from Yanks, who save $3M
NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner is staying with the New York Yankees at a lower salary.
The 35-year-old outfielder agreed Wednesday to a $7.5 million, one-year contract after New York declined his $12.5 million option.
Gardner, New York's longest-tenured player, gets a $2 million buyout triggered by the team's decision to decline the option, meaning he will receive $9.5 million total — a $3 million savings for the team under the option price.
Moreland out for Red Sox, Hicks for Yanks in Game 3 of ALDS
NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Red Sox first baseman Mitch Moreland was out of the lineup for Game 3 of the AL Division Series against the New York Yankees.
Moreland, a left-handed hitter with a good glove, was removed from Game 2 after he hurt his right hamstring running the bases. Right-handed hitter Steve Pearce was set to start at first base Monday night at Yankee Stadium against righty Luis Severino.
"Mitch is available, but he's not 100 percent," manager Alex Cora said.
Injured Yankees CF Hicks available for Game 2
BOSTON (AP) — New York Yankees center fielder Aaron Hicks was not in the starting lineup for Game 2 of the AL Division Series against Boston but available if needed.
Yankees manager Aaron Boone says Hicks had an MRI that didn't show any damage to his right hamstring, an injury that caused Hicks to leave Friday night's game in the fourth inning. Boone says Hicks is available to pinch hit on Saturday night, but Boone prefers to rest him until Game 3 in New York on Monday night.
Yanks CF Aaron Hicks leaves ALDS opener with tight hamstring
BOSTON (AP) — Yankees center fielder Aaron Hicks left Game 1 of the AL Division Series against the Boston Red Sox with tightness in his right hamstring Friday night.
Hicks will be examined further Saturday and have an MRI.
"He felt like it might have been cramping, so we'll just have to see," New York manager Aaron Boone said after his team's 5-4 loss. "Hopefully we'll have a clearer picture tomorrow when he gets up and we get some pictures, too."
A capsule look at the Yankees-Red Sox playoff series
A look at the best-of-five American League Division Series between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox:
Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at Boston, 7:32 p.m.; Game 2, Saturday, at Boston, 8:15 p.m.; Game 3, Monday, Oct. 8, at New York, 7:40 p.m.; x-Game 4, Tuesday, Oct. 9, at New York, 8:07 p.m.; x-Game 5, Thursday, Oct. 11, at Boston, 7:40 p.m. (All games on TBS).
Red Sox, Yankees ready to rumble again in playoffs
NEW YORK (AP) — Fans have been waiting for another one of these rumbles: baseball's most-bitter rivals set to tangle again, this time as 100-win heavyweights in the playoffs.
Munson vs. Fisk, Pedro vs. Popeye , A-Rod vs. Varitek and earlier this year Brock Holt vs. Tyler Austin .
Gregorius, Hicks could return to Yankees this weekend
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius and center fielder Aaron Hicks could return from injuries during a regular season-ending series this weekend at Boston.
Gregorius was cleared to resume baseball activities after a hand specialist examined his right wrist. Gregorius tore cartilage in the wrist during a head-first slide last weekend while scoring the run that clinched a postseason berth.
Yanks say Aaron Hicks should return to lineup this week
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Aaron Hicks should recover from a tight left hamstring in a few days and return to the New York Yankees lineup this week, according to manager Aaron Boone.
Hicks left Monday night's 4-1 win over Tampa Bay in the fourth inning, one inning after aggravating the hamstring while running to first and avoiding a double play.
Aaron Hicks hurts hamstring as Yankees beat Rays 4-1
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The players who combined for the run that clinched the New York Yankees' postseason berth are both hurt.
Aaron Hicks injured his left hamstring running up the first-base line in the Yankees' 4-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night, another concern for New York heading into next week's AL wild-card game.
Yankees CF Aaron Hicks injures left hamstring
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees center fielder Aaron Hicks left Monday night's game at Tampa Bay with left hamstring tightness.
Hicks appeared to get hurt in the third inning while running to first base on a grounder to shortstop, successfully beating a relay throw and avoiding a double play. He was replaced by Brett Gardner in the middle of the fourth.
Gregorius hopes to return from wrist injury this week
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius hopes to return from a wrist injury this week and start in the AL wild-card game on Oct. 3.
Gregorius hurt his right wrist Saturday when he slid headfirst on Aaron Hicks' 11th-inning double to score the run that clinched a postseason berth. An MRI on Sunday revealed a small tear.
"It feels way better," Gregorius said before Monday night's game at Tampa Bay. "Feeling stronger. More movement. It's a big step to go forward."
Gregorius hurt; A’s wait; Phils, Pirates, D-Backs out
NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius has torn cartilage in his right wrist and is unsure whether he will be able to play in the AL wild-card game on Oct. 3.
Gregorius, who has 27 homers and 86 RBIs, got injured Saturday when he slid headfirst on Aaron Hicks' 11th-inning double to score the run that clinched a postseason berth for New York, which disclosed the injury after a 6-3 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.